Director of Business Development & Partnerships, AIM, Founder, Unstoppable Music Group & POWER UP!
Ben's talk broadcasts 24 February 2024, 07:45 PM
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About this speaker
"Ben Wynter is a highly accomplished music and media executive based in the UK, boasting an impressive two-decade track record within the music industry. His career has encompassed key roles in management, both in Major and Independent Record Labels, and he stands as the visionary founder behind Unstoppable Music Group, a multifaceted conglomerate encompassing Management, Production, Record Label, and Cultural Marketing.
With a keen eye for innovation, Wynter spearheaded innovative initiatives during his tenure at the PRS Foundation. Among his notable achievements, he conceptualised and successfully launched the Hitmaker Fund, a much needed program that extends vital grant funding to behind-the-scenes songwriters and producers. Additionally, his forward-thinking leadership saw him launch the Future Hitmaker grant and the Momentum Accelerator grant.
In his capacity as Director of Business Development and Partnerships at A.I.M (Association of Independent Music), Wynter takes the helm in steering strategic partnerships and presenting unique business prospects to AIM. His unwavering commitment extends to guiding independent music entrepreneurs and rights holders, empowering them to navigate the intricate music and media landscape for the optimal realisation of their assets. Notably, he pioneered the ground breaking AIM Angel Investment Syndicate, a pioneering venture that introduces fresh insights into capital investment and enhances access to capital for creative entrepreneurs across the UK and spearheaded a monumental partnership with professional services firm EY.
Wynter also stands as the Co-Founder of the esteemed Power Up! initiative, an award-winning endeavour that ardently combats anti-black racism while championing a more equitable and inclusive music industry in the UK."